Feature Archive

Features: August 2011

Hurricane Irene

The National Ocean Service: Responding to Hurricanes

Following hurricanes, NOS is one of the key partners immediately responding with a range of activities. More...

humpback whale

NOAA Helps Form 'Benevolent Bermuda Triangle' to Protect Humpback Whales

NOAA’s Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary (NMS) and the British Overseas Territory of Bermuda have pledged to cooperate to protect endangered North Atlantic humpback whales. These whales traverse the open ocean between the island and the sanctuary on their annual migratory trek from the Caribbean Sea to the Gulf of Maine. More...